General News

Tory Hill Café and Patio Hours

Tory Hill Café Hours

Starting on Monday, August 22, the academic year Tory Hill Café hours are as follows:

  • Monday – Thursday: 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Friday: 7 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • Saturday – Sunday: CLOSED

Tory Hill Patio Hours: Starting August 22

The patio will be open daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Do not attempt to access the patio (unless there is a building emergency) when it is closed – an alarm will sound.

Please make note that the café and patio will be closed on Monday, September 5, in observance of the Labor Day holiday.

Contact: Jenny Chick

Eckstein Hall Access, Building Hours, and Parking

Starting on Wednesday, August 17, academic year building hours for Eckstein Hall are as follows:

  • Monday – Thursday: 7 a.m. to midnight
  • Friday: 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Sunday: 9 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Labor Day hours are as follows: 

  • Friday, September 2: 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. 
  • Saturday, September 3: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
  • Sunday, September 4: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
  • Monday, September 5 (Labor Day): 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

To view the most up-to-date building hours, please click here.

Parking Hours

Eckstein Hall parking opens 30 minutes prior to the building open time and closes 30 minutes prior to the building close time. If you are parked in the building after parking closes, you can exit without issue within 15 minutes after the building close time. If you do not exit within 15 minutes after the building close time, you will need to push the intercom button to be let out of the parking level and then contact Jenny Chick or Ben Manske to have your parking credential reset. Until your credentials are reset, you will not be able to park in Eckstein Hall. To avoid parking issues, please exit promptly upon the building close time.

How to Access Eckstein Hall and Parking

The exterior doors to Eckstein Hall are unlocked Monday – Thursday from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Friday from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturday – Sunday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. To enter the building after the exterior doors lock, an MUID card is needed. If you do not have your MUID card, you will not be able to get into the building unless someone lets you in. Additionally, your MUID card is needed to access study rooms, classrooms, and other spaces in the building that are locked. You will also need your MUID card to access the 3rd and 4th floors, Monday – Friday after 4 p.m. and all-day Saturday and Sunday.

Your MUID card is also needed to access the parking levels, this includes complementary weekend parking for those who did not purchase a university parking permit. For those who purchased a university parking permit, you can also use your hangtag to gain access to the parking levels.  

Prior to parking in Eckstein Hall, you should always check the parking alerts website for parking updates. You are encouraged to bookmark this website as it is a useful tool for parking in Eckstein Hall. This website will tell you the number of permit and visitor parking spots available and any parking restrictions due to law school events. The link to the parking alerts website will be available in Law News on a regular basis.

Contact: Jenny Chick

Free Headspace Meditation App Subscription Available to Marquette Law Students

For interested Marquette law students, the Law School is providing a free subscription for this academic year to the Headspace meditation app.

The Headspace app provides, among other things, daily meditations, multiple sleep resources, fitness classes, focus music, and group meditations. 

To begin the registration process, please click here to submit your interest form and then follow the instructions you receive in your Marquette email account.

Why Headspace? Research shows that meditation with Headspace reduces stress and symptoms of anxiety and depression, improves focus, and increases positivity and well-being. Click here for data and information about the benefits of meditation generally and with Headspace specifically. 

Marquette Law School does not receive any identifiable data about individual students' Headspace app usage and information input, and only Marquette law students are eligible for this complimentary subscription. 

If you have questions or would like more information about this student subscription, please contact Dean Fodor.

Contact: Anna Fodor

Eckstein Hall Summer Building and Parking Hours

Eckstein Hall summer hours are in effect from May 12 through August 16. Hours are as follows:

  • Monday-Thursday: 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Friday: 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Saturday-Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Please note the following dates where the hours will be different:

  • Monday, May 30: CLOSED, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.
  • Saturday, July 2 through Friday, July 8: CLOSED, in observance of the July 4th holiday.

To view the most up-to-date building hours, please click here.

Parking Hours

Eckstein Hall parking opens 30 minutes prior to the building open time and closes 30 minutes prior to the building close time. If you are parked in the building after parking closes, you can exit without issue within 15 minutes after the building close time. If you do not exit within 15 minutes after the building close time, you will need to push the intercom button to be let out of the parking level and then contact Jenny Chick or Ben Manske to have your parking credential reset. Until your credentials are reset, you will not be able to park in Eckstein Hall. To avoid parking issues, please exit promptly upon the building close time.

Contact: Jenny Chick

Tory Hill Café and Patio Summer Hours

Tory Hill Café Summer Hours – Starting May 16

  • Monday – Friday: 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
  • Saturday – Sunday: CLOSED

Tory Hill Patio Hours

  • Monday – Thursday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Friday: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Saturday – Sunday: 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Do not attempt to access the patio (unless there is a building emergency) when it is closed – an alarm will sound.

Please make note that the café and patio will be closed on Monday, May 30 and Friday, July 1 – Sunday, July 10 in observance of the holidays.

Contact: Jenny Chick

Academic Year 2022-23 Locker Requests

Starting on Monday, August 8, students may request a locker by following the link on their individual profile page when logged in to the Law School website. Requests received on or before August 17 will be assigned to a locker (the locker number and combination will be listed on your profile page) by end of the day on August 18. Requests received after August 17 will be assigned and the combination will be available on your profile page within three business days.

The cost to rent a locker for the academic year is $25 and must be made at the time of request.

Please contact Jenny Chick, Manager of Building Operations, with questions.

Contact: Jenny Chick

Fitness Center Access and Hours

All law students are eligible to use the fitness center on the 4th floor. In order to access the fitness center, including for fitness classes, students must complete and submit the Fitness Center Policy Agreement. Once you complete the agreement, access will be given within two business days and will continue until you graduate. You do not need to complete a new agreement each year.

Admitted/incoming 1L students and transfer students will not be able to access the fitness center until the first full day of New Student Orientation, which is Thursday, August 18. Requests can be submitted starting on Monday, August 15. Any requests received prior to that date will be declined, and you will need to resubmit a new request starting on August 15.

Fitness Center Hours: The fitness center opens when the Law School opens and closes 30 minutes before the Law School closes. During final exam periods, hours are restricted and will be publicized both in Law News and outside of the fitness center prior to the start of final exams.

Contact: Jenny Chick